WANTED: Miserable, downtrodden Northern men needed to star in new film with Maxine Peake

Are you miserable, tired, hard done by and Northern?

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 23rd August 2017, 12:48 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:20 pm
Actress Maxine Peake.
Actress Maxine Peake.

Then you could be just what producers of a new film are looking for.

Miserable and tired-looking northerners are being sought out to feature alongside Maxine Peake in a new feature film based on the 1819 Peterloo Massacre in Manchester.

The unusual call was made by Piece of Cake casting, seeking people who look 'downtrodden, tired, overworked and a bit hard done by' to appear as extras.

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Directors are looking for men with longer, collar-length hair who look 'really miserable'.

The film’s release is expected to coincide with the massacre’s 200th anniversary in 2019.

You can apply HERE